5k Runs in Providence

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JUL6
Franklin 4th of July Celebration 5K
Franklin, MA, United States

The race will kick off at 11:00am. Adult Road Race will start at the Town Common (200 Main Street). Mile splits will be given at 1st and 2nd miles. A water station will be available at the 2-mile mark. Make sure you look for the orange arrows along the route. Please be extra careful of cars along Maple Street.

$25
Franklin 4th of July Celebration 5K
JUL13
Run For Ryan Memorial 5K Trail Race
Killingly, CT, United States

This is a family friendly 5K Run/Walk event in honor of Ryan French. Ryan was a resident of Thompson and a student in the Ag-Ed Program at Killingly High School. While at KHS, Ryan was a 3-year Varsity runner in Cross Country, 2-year Varsity runner in Outdoor Track, an ECC All-Star in both sports, and a Scholar Athlete. Ryan had a significant impact on the people around him, both young and old alike. The proceeds from this race will be going into the Ryan French Memorial Scholarship Fund which provides Scholarships to well deserving Killingly Ag-Ed Seniors going onto higher education.

Free - $20
Run For Ryan Memorial 5K Trail Race
JUL21
iWarriors 5K Freedom Run/Walk
Plainfield, CT, United States

Westminster Tool is proud to sponsor the annual iWarriors Freedom Run/Walk 5K! A challenging and beautiful course in northeast CT. All proceeds go to iWarriors providing iPads to severely injured members of our armed forces to aid in recovery and communicating with loved ones while recovering.

$25
iWarriors 5K Freedom Run/Walk
SEP2
Walpole Labor Day Road Race
Walpole, MA, United States

We cordially invite you to this years Walpole Labor Day Road Race. The Herb Lewis Memorial and John D. Murphy and Co. 10K Race (6.2 miles) and Walpole Ed 5K Run/Walk (3.1 miles) start and finish at Walpole High School. For the last five years, the Marathon Sports Youth Mile has been a welcome addition to race day with over 80 young athletes competing. All three races are organized to benefit the Walpole High School Cross Country and Track and Field Teams. We expect over 600 participants, many volunteers, and loads of cheering spectators!

$15 - $30
Walpole Labor Day Road Race
OCT27
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Ocean State Marathon & Rhode Race
Narragansett, RI, United States

The 5th Annual Ocean State Rhode Races in Narragansett, RI will be held on Sunday October 27, 2019. Race weekend features a Marathon, the Tufts Health Plan Half Marathon and 5k Race.

This genuine Rhode Island marathon will showcase what is great about the Ocean State. Not only does the course feature iconic Rhode Island beauty, our post race festival will include an authentic Rhode Island experience at the Narragansett Town Beach.

The Marathon course is USATF certified and is a Boston Marathon Qualifier

$25 - $85
Ocean State Marathon & Rhode Race

What you need to know about 5k Runs

A 5k run is the perfect distance for a beginner, it’s 3.1 miles and is the shortest and most popular road running distance. It’s a great goal to include in your fitness regime because there’s no pressure, people walk, jog or sprint so it’s totally up to you.

Find local 5k running races

There are loads of great 5k events, they tend to attract a great crowd and are very family orientated. From runs around the London Parks, to night runs and family events, you won’t be short of 5ks to choose from. Most marathon events such as London or Berlin have a 10k and a 5k race as well so it’s worth checking the larger events.

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